Category Archives: Still Working

Posts about old trucks and equipment still earning their keep.

Still Working – Ford and Freightliner Dump Trucks

Here is another truck from the Lake Placid file in the form of a well maintained Ford 9000 dump truck from¬†R. Conklin Excavating. This line of truck must have been a popular seller for Ford Heavy Trucks as they are … Continue reading

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International Loadstar Drill Rig

Just past the Brockway Truck Museum is a Cortland County Highway Department garage. Despite being tucked down a side road I was able to catch a glimpse of this rig parked near the front gate. On my way to the … Continue reading

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Still Working – Brockway 762

If you were out for a Sunday drive in Vermont a few weeks ago you may have seen this Brockway 762 hauling a Case IH tractor. Lucky you! Of course this truck has appeared on this site a number of … Continue reading

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Still Working – 1971 Diamond Reo

So what do you do when your cruising down a two lane country road and you notice a Diamond Reo sitting in a construction yard? You stop of course! This past Monday I spent most of the day travelling with … Continue reading

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Still Working – Old Peterbilt

I was heading into work the other morning when I saw this classic looking Peterbilt at the jail loading docks. Like always, I have trouble telling if these petercars are original or newer models made to look older. A Peterbilt … Continue reading

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Still Working – Mack ValueLiner

I came across this Mack ValueLine of the Fisher Companies the other day. I had seen it weeks before at a job site and made a mental note to check it out later. I really didn’t expect it to still … Continue reading

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Still Working – International KB-5

This past weekend Madison County (NY) held an open house of sorts for some of the various departments most often seen by the public. The idea is for people to learn more about the people and equipment used to plow … Continue reading

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Still Working – Brockway 759

There has been a whoooolllleee¬†lot of Brockway action happening around thing site recently. That’s a good thing. This truck, despite what the door reads, is not located in West Virginia but Homer, NY. Practically spitting distance from the CNY Living … Continue reading

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Still Working – Brockway 361

Still REALLY Working should be the title of this photo. Clarence and his 1974 Brockway 361 were recently pressed into action to help a friend whose tractor trailer had become stuck in the mud. It’s nice when you have a … Continue reading

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Still Working – International Trucks

What could be nicer than finding a beautiful looking International Paystar on a warm almost Spring day? Don’t answer, it’s a rhetorical question. I don’t know the past life story on this truck but I’m getting a municipal vib from … Continue reading

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